Woman subjected to indecent comments from gang of boys on train

Milngavie Train Station
Milngavie Train Station

Detectives are appealing for information about a group of boys who harassed a woman on a train which was travelling between Hillfoot and Milngave.

The group of youths, who were aged between 11 and 14-years-old, subjected a 34-year-old woman to indecent and lewd comments while she was on the train at around 10.20pm on Thursday, August 13.

Detective Constable Finlay Bruce, said: “This was an extremely upsetting incident for the woman.

“I can only describe the behaviour of the group as being inexcusable.

“I am therefore appealing for anyone who was on the train or has information which can assist our enquiries to identify those responsible to contact British Transport Police.”

The woman and youths left the train when it arrived at Milngavie.

Anyone with information is asked to contact BTP on 0800 40 50 40 or by texting 6101 – quoting reference B3 of 24/08/2015.